Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Problem Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem Management over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 73 120
Rank change year-on-year -16 +47 -35
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 20 69 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.43% 3.27% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 3.71% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 67 28
Essex median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £36,400 £35,000
90th Percentile £40,000 £77,500 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.62% -6.32% +11.76%

Problem Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1177 1861 2240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.07% 88.12% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1422 1631
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Problem Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Essex

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management in Essex.

Salary trend for Problem Management in Essex

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Essex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Essex

Problem Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +29 7 - -
Chelmsford -16 6 £37,500 -25.00%
Colchester +3 3 - -
Problem Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Service Management
2 11 (55.00%) Time Management
3 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL V3
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) Change Management
5 6 (30.00%) SLA
5 6 (30.00%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) ITSM
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Validation
7 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.00%) Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) DevOps
8 3 (15.00%) Splunk
8 3 (15.00%) Dynatrace
8 3 (15.00%) SessionCam
8 3 (15.00%) Google
8 3 (15.00%) Puppet
8 3 (15.00%) Google Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) Software AG
8 3 (15.00%) webMethods
8 3 (15.00%) JBoss
8 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (15.00%) SOA
8 3 (15.00%) Java

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) IIS
1 3 (15.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) SS7
1 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Service Management
2 11 (55.00%) Time Management
3 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL V3
4 7 (35.00%) Change Management
5 6 (30.00%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) ITSM
7 4 (20.00%) Validation
8 3 (15.00%) Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.00%) DevOps
8 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (15.00%) SOA
8 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
9 2 (10.00%) Communications Security
9 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
9 2 (10.00%) Software Licensing
10 1 (5.00%) Performance Measurement
10 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Dynatrace
1 3 (15.00%) Google
1 3 (15.00%) Software AG
1 3 (15.00%) Splunk
1 3 (15.00%) webMethods
2 2 (10.00%) Bomgar
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Remedy